The Origin Stories of Thirty Heroes and Villains in One Chart
The world of super-heroes and villains seems endlessly, but most origin stories are actually a combination of just four ingredients.
’Merica Madness: Capitalism Play-In Round
Which version of American Psycho and American Gangster will make it into our ‘Merica Madness tournament?
Nirvana’s Nastiness: Nevermind at 25
On the 25th Anniversary of Nevermind, we dig into our memories of the album, along with some of the darker elements that often get overlooked in nostalgia-filled retrospectives.
’Merica Madness: Family Round 1
Prepare for nuclear meltdown.
A Tale of Two Chili Peppers
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Blood Sugar Sex Magik, we dig into how the interplay between Anthony Kiedis and Flea shapes the two most enduring songs from the album.
Ask Otis: Queen, Earth Wind & Fire, and Lil Jon
Why you should think twice before doing the Fandango.
’Merica Madness: Sex Round 1
Let’s get it on.
Civ25: The Changing Stakes of Civilization
What does the evolution of the Civilization franchise over the past 25 years tell us about how world politics have changed during that time?
The Supernatural Slash
25 years after the release of Guns ‘n’ Roses’ “Use Your Illusion,” discover Slash’s superpowers that were hiding in plain sight.
’Merica Madness: Violence Round 1
All out of bubblegum since 1776.
What Happened to all the Evil Robots?
Evil robots and artificial intelligence used to dominate the pop culture. So where did they all go?